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From Construction Worker to E.R. Nurse: Marvin Van Der Wiel’s William Penn Story

August 29, 2017

 Back to school was more significant than simply returning after a summer off for Marvin Van Der Weil. It meant rethinking his life’s path and how far he wanted to go in his educational journey and career. Prior to completing his bachelor of science in nursing degree at William Penn University, Marvin worked in construction […]

Record-Holding Electric Motorcyclist to Present about “Eco-Activism in Disguise”

August 28, 2017

Scientist Eva Håkansson will present “World Speed Records and 3D-Printed Motorcycles: Why Scientists are Superheroes” on Thursday, September 21 at 6:00 p.m. in the Musco Technology Center on William Penn University’s Oskaloosa campus.  Håkansson is the owner, builder and driver of the record holding electric streamliner motorcycle named “KillaJoule” which has made her the world’s […]

Vanguard Cadets Secure Victory During ‘Drum Corps Mid-America’

August 4, 2017

Last Saturday, William Penn University’s Athletic Bands Program hosted “Drum Corps Mid-America,” a competitive marching and music contest held at the Lacey Complex Stadium. Like last year, there was another great turnout of supporters and the competition hosted a total of 7 highly skilled drum and bugle corps for the evening. “We’d like to take […]

William Penn, Oskaloosa High School to Host Media and Community Night

August 2, 2017

The fall college and high school sports seasons are right around the corner and the Statesmen and Indian athletics departments would like to invite the media and public out to meet and hear from the coaches. The First Annual WPU/OHS Athletics Media and Community Night is being planned for Tuesday, August 15 at 7 p.m. […]

William Penn University to Participate in Iowa Private College Week

August 1, 2017

William Penn University will once again participate in Iowa Private College Week, held Monday, July 31–Friday, August 4. Sponsored by the Iowa Association of Independent Colleges and Universities, Iowa Private College Week is designed for prospective students and their families to participate in coordinated visits at any of the 25 private colleges in Iowa. The […]